All in My Favorite Things

My Favorite Things - The Meat Tenderizer

I never would have thought that a meat tenderizer would become so dear to me. Yes, you heard (read) me correctly. A metal object used to pound meat (a phrase I still can't say without cracking a smile) is one of my most prized cooking tools because of functional and emotional reasons. Now before you contact someone to take me to the loony bin for being emotionally attached to my meat tenderizer, let me explain.